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KONTANE LOGISTICS IN CHARLESTON NAMES NEW COMPANY PRESIDENT, MICHAEL J. STOLARCZYK

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December 21, 2009— Kontane Logistics, an industry leader in Third Party Logistics located at 1000 Charleston Regional Pkwy, is pleased to announce the addition of industry veteran, Michael J. CHARLESTON, S.C.—December Stolarczyk, to its leadership team. Stolarczyk has joined the company as President and will be based in the company’s Charleston, S.C., location. Kontane Logistics currently operates in four locations within North and South Carolina and is a division of Hickory, N.C.,

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Port Authority Board Selects Michael J. Stolarczyk as New President and CEO

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TOLEDO, Ohio, March 26, 2009 – The Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority Board of Directors approved a contract with Michael J. Stolarczyk and members of the Board of Directors will be held on Wednesday, April 1, 2009 at 9:30 a.m. Mr. Stolarczyk will begin his employment on April 1, 2009. Stolarczyk, selecting him as the new President and CEO for the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority at their board meeting held today. A news conference with Michael J.

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Fuel hauler Mark Havens' 2019 Peterbilt 389 -- Working Bobtail, 2009 & Newer Pride & Polish champ

Overdrive Online

Pride & Polish Working Bobtail category winner Matt Havens considers his 389 Pete a gift from above. It's certainly one that draws crowds wherever it goes, hauling mostly gasoline and ethanol. Pride & Polish

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Chinese Consumer Prices Show First Annual Decline Since 2009

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China’s consumer prices dropped for the first time in over a decade in November, though economists say the decrease doesn’t signal faltering demand in the… The post Chinese Consumer Prices Show First Annual Decline Since 2009 appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Air freight slumps to lowest levels since 2009 recession

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in freight tonne kms year-on-year, according to the latest… The post Air freight slumps to lowest levels since 2009 recession appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. [og_img] Last year saw the worst drop in air cargo volumes for ten years, falling 3.3%

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US PMI drops to lowest level since 2009 as industry output and new orders plummet

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percentage points from March to April, falling to 41.5%, the lowest indicator of manufacturing sector contraction since 2009,… The post US PMI drops to lowest level since 2009 as industry output and new orders plummet appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Air freight slumps to lowest levels since 2009 recession – Logistics Manager Magazine

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in freight tonne kms year-on-year, according to the latest… The post Air freight slumps to lowest levels since 2009 recession – Logistics Manager Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. [og_img] Last year saw the worst drop in air cargo volumes for ten years, falling 3.3%

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Of China's 15 fastest-growing export markets since 2009, 10 are in Africa

247 Customs Broker

China’s exports to Africa have more than doubled since 2009, from US$47bn in 2009, to $106bn in 2014 (even though China’s sales have moved sideways since 2015). Perhaps more startling is that 10 of China’s 15 fastest-growing export markets since 2009 are in Africa. The post Of China's 15 fastest-growing export markets since 2009, 10 are in Africa appeared first on 247 Customs Broker. Below is an extract from a SBG Securities report.

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User Group Summit Europe

Blue Horseshoe Solutions

Dynamics 365 Dynamics AX 2009 Dynamics AX 2012 Dynamics AX 2012 R3 Supply Chain TradeshowsWhen: March 27-29, 2019Where: RAI AmsterdamCost: Use our discount code, PRPBH to receive 10% off the current registration fee! User Group Summit Europe What to Expect Looking for the go-to place to learn about Microsoft D365, AX, and CRM? The 2019 User Group Summit Europe is the […].

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Must See Summit Europe Sessions for AX and D365 Users

Blue Horseshoe Solutions

Advanced Warehousing for AX - AWAX Dynamics 365 Dynamics AX 2009 Dynamics AX 2012 Dynamics AX 2012 R3 Learning Supply Chain TradeshowsUser Group Summit Europe is the go-to place to learn about Microsoft D365, AX, and CRM. This user-centric Summit is your opportunity to learn how to harness the full potential of your Microsoft platform from the pros. Blue Horseshoe’s Microsoft Supply Chain Experts will be at booth […].

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Innovations in driver safety

Fleet Owner

Fatal crashes: In 2015, a total of 4,311 large trucks and buses were involved in fatal crashes, an 8% increase from 2014 and a 26% increase from 2009

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US Factory Gauge Sinks to 10-Year Low as Employment Wobbles

Material Handling and Logistics

The Institute for Supply Management's factory index defied expectations of an increase to slip to its lowest point since summer 2009

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XL reaches milestones, readies F-250 plug-in hybrid

Fleet Owner

The Boston-based company was founded in 2009 as XL Hybrids As XL continues expanding into the plug-in hybrid market this year, it is also taking time to celebrate the accomplishments of its first decade in business.

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Kenworth, UPS team up on DOE's Super Truck II project

Fleet Owner

Goals for the program include the demonstration of greater than 100% improvement in freight efficiency over 2009 equivalent product and a 55% engine increase in brake thermal efficiency performance

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Cass Freight Index Report sees more shipment and expenditure declines in January

Logistics Management

January shipments—at 1.022—fell 9.4%, marking its largest annual decline going back to 2009, while also dropping 2.9% compared to December, and January expenditures—at 2.568—fell 8% annually and were down 5.7% compared to January 2019

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United Fresh updates safety guidelines for tomato suppliers

Refrigerated Transporter

These metrics initially were developed in 2009 in a bThe United Fresh Produce Association recently release an updated version of the Food Safety Programs & Auditing Protocol for the fresh tomato supply chain, commonly known as ‘Tomato Metrics.’

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Freight TSI is mixed to begin 2021, reports Bureau of Transportation Statistics

Logistics Management

above the April 2009 low of 94.9.The January reading—at 136.1—was was up 1.1% over December and down 0.2% compared to January 2020. The January reading is 3.8% below the all-time high of 141.5 recorded in August 2019 and 43.4%

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April non-manufacturing data sees steep declines, due to COVID-19, reports ISM

Logistics Management

recorded in March 2009 and contracted for the first time since December 2009, halting a 122-month stretch of growth The report’s key indicator, the NMI, fell 10.7% to 41.8 (a a reading of 50 or higher indicates growth is occurring), coming off of March’s 52.5

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SuperTruck II Program Aims to Improve Efficiency

Material Handling and Logistics

The goal for the SuperTruck program include the demonstration of greater than 100% improvement in freight efficiency over 2009 equivalent product, and a 55% engine increase in brake thermal efficiency performance

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EV Battery Maker Moves U.S. Headquarters to California

NGT News

where the company has operated since its founding in 2009. Octillion Power Systems, a lithium-ion battery provider, has moved to its new headquarters in Richmond, Calif. The company’s North and South American operations will be based there.

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ATA reports mixed June tonnage levels

Logistics Management

annual decline, which represented the largest annual decline going back to 2009 during the Great Recession of 2008-2009, with the caveat that SA tonnage is not falling at the same rate as it was during that period

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Trucking by the Numbers 2018: Safety and the roadways

Fleet Owner

Fatal crashes involving heavy trucks and buses hit a low in 2009 but are up considerably since, rSafety is everything to a fleet—it's a large part of its reputation and ability to do business, particularly in today's competitive freight environment.

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On Tony Hsieh, Customer Experience, and Logistics Outsourcing

Talking Logistics

But one of the first companies, particularly in the e-commerce era, to embed customer experience in its culture and leverage it as a competitive differentiator was Zappos (which Amazon acquired in 2009.

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U.S.-bound shipments begin 2020 with a decline, reports Panjiva

Logistics Management

compared to 2018, marking its worst annual output going back to 2009 January shipments—at 1,026,714—fell 3.6% annually. And containerized freight shipments were off 2.8%

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Crash data before and after the Ontario province’s speed limiter mandate

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Detail on a 2017-completed Ontario Ministry of Transport analysis of some crash metrics pre- and post- its 2009 speed limiter mandate. Bottom line: some food for thought as you consider whether to take concerns to your reps with the recent U.S. Senate bill that would mandate a 65-mph speed setting. . Uncategorized accidents advocacy crashes fatalities Ontario safety Senate speed limiters statistics

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U.S.-bound shipments fall again to finish 2019, reports Panjiva

Logistics Management

compared to 2018, marking its worst annual output going back to 2009 December shipments—at 969,53—were off 8.5% annually and fell for the fourth consecutive month, and were down more than November’s 4.2% annual decline. For calendar year 2019, total shipments—at 12,243,739—slipped 1.0%

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Freight Forwarding Basics with Miles Varghese

The Logistics of Logistics

Miles is a 2009 grad of Herbert Business School at The University of Miami. Freight Forwarding Basics with Miles Varghese. Miles Varghese and Joe Lynch review and discuss freight forwarding basics.

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April truck tonnage drops to lowest level since 1994, reports ATA

Logistics Management

On an annual basis, the April SA reading was off 113%, which ATA said represents the largest annual decline going back to April 2009. The ATA’s advanced seasonally-adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index for April—at 104.9 2015=100)— fell 12.2%, following a 0.4%

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BlueGrace Logistics Promotes Carol Haeck to Vice President of Credit & Billing

Blue Grace Logistics

Founded in 2009, Haeck has been with BlueGrace since its inception, developing organizational systems, processes, and financial reporting in the accounting services team. Carol Haeck Promoted to VP of Credit & Billing Show Submenu Resources. The Logistics Blog®. Press. Whitepaper.

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The Secret Sauce with Mark McEntire

The Logistics of Logistics

In June 2009, he became certified as an APICS CSCP. Mark McEntire and Joe Lynch discuss the secret sauce. Mark is the Senior Vice President of Operations at Emerge , one of the fastest-growing startups in the U.S.

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Rail 101 with Ian Jefferies

The Logistics of Logistics

From 2009 to 2013, Jefferies served as a senior policy advisor to the Chairman of the U.S. Rail 101 with Ian Jefferies. Ian Jefferies and Joe Lynch discuss Rail 101.

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Freight TSI sees mild growth in February, reports BTS

Logistics Management

higher than the low in April 2009, of 94.9.This marks the second consecutive month of growth, with the February reading at 137.2, and it is up 0.1% annually. This is down from annual February spreads of 2.6% in February 2019 and 7.2% in 2018. And February was down 2.8%

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COVID-19 drives down manufacturing output to lowest levels in years, reports ISM

Logistics Management

and is also the lowest reading over the last 12 months and the lowest reading going back to April 2009’s 39.9.The report’s key metric—the PMI—at 41.5 (a a reading of 50 or higher indicates growth)—declined 7.6% from March’s 41.5,

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REPOST: 5 Trends Shaping Logistics with Ben Gordon

The Logistics of Logistics

Cambridge Capital was founded in 2009 as the investment affiliate of BG Strategic Advisors (www.bgsa.com), the advisor of choice for a large, growing number of supply chain CEOs. 5 Trends Shaping Logistics with Ben Gordon.

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The Dark Funnel with Tom Augenthaler

The Logistics of Logistics

Tom is a pioneer in the space and has been working with influencers since 2007 while with Hewlett Packard, and as a consultant helping corporate clients since 2009. The Dark Funnel with Tom Augenthaler. Tom Augenthaler and Joe Lynch discuss the dark funnel.

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Fighting warehouse worker fatigue with wearables

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The 2005 Texas City BP oil refinery explosion, the 2009 Colgan Air Crash, the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger and the nuclear accidents at… The post Fighting warehouse worker fatigue with wearables appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Abbey CEO moves to Executive Chairman

Logistics Business Magazine

Granite joined the business as a 15-year-old apprentice in 1995 and held various positions including Finance Director, before being named successor to majority shareholder Stephen Lucy in 2009 as Managing Director.

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XL Customers Hit 100 Million Miles in 10 Years

NGT News

Founded in 2009, XL recently celebrated its 10th anniversary and has been tracking usage and sustainability metrics on its vehicles with the […]. XL, a provider of vehicle electrification solutions for commercial and municipal fleets, has announced that its customers have cumulatively driven 100 million miles using the company’s hybrid and plug-in hybrid electric drive systems.

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New Flyer Unveils its Next-Generation Xcelsior Charge Transit Bus

NGT News

Based on North America’s first low-floor transit bus introduced by New Flyer in 1991, the Xcelsior was launched in 2009 with over 16,000 […]. New Flyer of America Inc., a subsidiary of NFI Group Inc.,

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Q2 GDP reading is a hard story to tell

Logistics Management

It is pretty fair to say that the first quarter United States GDP number was going to be dismal.